A Life Under Russian Serfdom The Memoirs of Savva Dmitrievich Purlevskii, 1800-1868 Boris B. Gorshkov.

This is a translation of one of very few Russian serfs' memoirs. Savva Purlevskii recollects his life in Russian serfdom and life of his grandparents, parents, and fellow villagers. He describes family and communal life and the serfs' daily interaction with landlords and authorities. Purle...

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Main Author: Gorshkov, Boris B.
Other Authors: Shcherban, N.
Format: eBook
Published: Budapest Central European University Press 2012.
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